The AMF Distribution in India - A Checklist

Andhra Pradesh

  • A total of 57 species of AMF are reported from Andhra Pradesh which belong to 11 genera. Commonly reported species are:
    1. Acaulospora bireticulata
    2. Acaulospora foveata
    3. Acaulospora mallea
    4. Acaulospora morrowiae
    5. Acaulospora scrobiculata
    6. Claroideoglomus etunicatum
    7. Funneliformis constrictum
    8. Funneliformis mosseae
    9. Glomus
  • The detailed classification of the species can be found by browsing the checklist and original description can be checked at

  • References:
    1. Renuka G, Rao MS, Ramesh M, Praveen Kumar V, Ram Reddy S (2012) Distribution and Diversity of AM Fungal Flora in Godavari Belt Forests, Andhra Pradesh, India. Asian J Expl Biol Sci 3: 228 - 235
    2. Swarupa Rani S, Kunwar IK, Prasad GS, Manoharachary C (2004 ) Glomus hyderabadensis,a new species: its taxonomy and phylogenetic comparison with related species. Mycotaxon 89:245-253
    3. Khamar Jahan MD, Bavaji M, Sreeramulu A (2012) Occurrence of am fungi in rhizosphere soils of endemic and endangered medicinal plants. Indian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Life Sciences 2:276-280
    4. Hindumathi A, Reddy BN (2011) Occurrence and distribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and microbial flora in the rhizosphere soils of mungbean [ vigna radiate (L.) wilczek] and soybean [glycine max (L.) Merr.] from Adilabad, Nizamabad and Karimnagar districts of Andhra Pradesh state, India. Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology 2: 275-286